Zambia to tax online calls.

Zambia to tax
online calls

Govt says aim is
to protect telcos.

Wednesday, Aug 15th

DRC: GSMA calls for reform of mobile sector taxation

DRC: GSMA urges reform of mobile sector taxation

Organisation recommends a reduction in excise duty imposed on mobile services from 10 to 3%.

Operators race to roll out 4G in DRC

Operators race to roll out 4G in DRC

Govt looks to technology to 'balance out' local telecoms.

Gilat Satcom signs deal with DRC mobile company.

Gilat Satcom in $7.5m contract to launch satellite service

Gilat Satcom signs multi-million Dollar deal with DRC mobile company to launch new satellite service.

Vodacom Congo first to launch 4G connectivity in DRC

Vodacom DRC first to launch 4G connectivity

At this stage, only customers in Kinshasa can access the service.

World Bank approves $92mn DRC fibre network.

World Bank approves $92mn DRC fibre network loan

Plan to connect three economic clusters in the Congo as well as regional countries.